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    • Cortinarius caperatus
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    • Gypsy Mushroom

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Recent observations

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Gypsy Mushroom Cortinarius caperatus

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noah_siegel

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November 23, 2014

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Gypsy Mushroom Cortinarius caperatus

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noah_siegel

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November 1, 2014

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Gypsy Mushroom Cortinarius caperatus

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noah_siegel

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November 13, 2014

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Gypsy Mushroom Cortinarius caperatus

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noah_siegel

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October 21, 2014

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Gypsy Mushroom Cortinarius caperatus

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noah_siegel

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October 19, 2013

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Gypsy Mushroom Cortinarius caperatus

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noah_siegel

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October 19, 2013

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Gypsy Mushroom Cortinarius caperatus

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noah_siegel

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September 24, 2013

Description

Growing in sandy Jack Pine forest

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Gypsy Mushroom Cortinarius caperatus

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noah_siegel

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September 15, 2012

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Gypsy Mushroom Cortinarius caperatus

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noah_siegel

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August 31, 2012

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Gypsy Mushroom Cortinarius caperatus

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noah_siegel

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July 4, 2011

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Really early for theseā€¦

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Gypsy Mushroom Cortinarius caperatus

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noah_siegel

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October 31, 2009

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Gypsy Mushroom Cortinarius caperatus

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noah_siegel

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August 18, 2008
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Description from Wikipedia

Cortinarius caperatus, commonly known as the gypsy mushroom, is a highly esteemed edible mushroom of the genus Cortinarius found in northern regions of Europe and North America. It was known as Rozites caperata for many years, before genetic studies revealed it lay within the large genus Cortinarius. The ochre-coloured fruiting bodies appear in autumn in coniferous and beech woods, as well as heathlands in late summer and autumn. The gills are free and clay-coloured and the...

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